• These file manager apps are infecting Android users with SharkBot malware

    9 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Security researchers at Bitdefender found four new malicious apps on the Play Store that infect Android devices with SharkBot banking malware. These apps don't carry malicious payload upon installation, thus evading the Play Store scans. But fetching it later from a remote resource after installation. Since the malicious apps are file managers, therefore are less likely to raise suspicions when requesting dangerous permissions for loading the SharkBot malware.
    What is SharkBot?
    First discovered by Bitdefender, SharkBot is a dangerous malware which steals online banking credentials. These...
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